Mackenzie Building - QEII
Mackenzie Building

5788 University Avenue
Halifax, NS B3H 1V8
Canada

Administrative Switchboard: 902-473-2700

More about this location

Emergency

If you need help immediately, call 911.

To access the mental health mobile crisis team call 902-429-8167 or toll-free at 1-888-429-8167. This is a 24 hour, seven days a week phone service to help you or your loved one cope with mental health and addiction challenges in the moment. 

Clinics and Services

  • Water testing 
  • Laboratory specimens drop off

Parking

The parking lot entrances are located on University Ave. and South Park St. A parking fee will be charged when you exit the parking lot. Please make sure you have the correct change or your credit card. The following fees apply: 

  • $3 per hour for the first two hours
  • $2.50 for the third hour
  • $2 for each additional hour
  • There is a maximum daily rate for $14.50

Free Shuttle Service

Patients and families who are mobile and need transportation between the Victoria General (VG) and Halifax Infirmary (HI) sites are welcome to take the QEII shuttle.

WiFi and Internet Access

Free public WiFi.

About

The Mackenzie Building is home to the largest clinical laboratory in Atlantic Canada. Doctors and patients can drop off specimens for diagnostic laboratory testing at this location.

QEII Health Sciences Centre Redevelopment News and Updates

You can get information and updates about the redevelopment of the QEII Health Sciences Centre HERE.

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